Thursday June 20, 2019

Yom Hashoah 2019

Mother and daughter light candles to commemorate Yom Hashoah.Mother and daughter light candles to commemorate Yom Hashoah.

Yom Hashoah for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, April 30th ending at sundown on Wednesday, May 1st.

Yom Hashoah also called Holocaust Remembrance Day commemorates the lives of the Jewish people who died in the Holocaust of World War 2. This day is remembered in the Hebrew calendar on 27th day of Nisan.

Wednesday, May 1st is day number 121 of the 2019 calendar year with -1 month, -19 days until Yom Hashoah 2019.

More information on Yom Hashoah. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Yom Hashoah
Name(s):Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron laShoah ve-laG'vurah, Holocaust Remembrance Day
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:27th of Nison in Hebrew Calendar

May 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Wed May Day 2019 Observance-50
May 2 - ThurYom Hashoah 2019Jewish-49
May 2 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2019 Observance-49
May 5 - Sun Cinco de Mayo 2019 Observance-46
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2019Observance-45
May 6 - Mon Ramadan starts 2019 Muslim-45
May 12 - Sun Mothers' Day 2019 Observance-39
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2019Observance-36
May 18 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2019 Observance-33
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2019Observance-29
May 23 - ThursLag BaOmer 2019Jewish-28
May 27 - Mon Memorial Day 2019Federal Holiday-24
May 30 - ThursAscension Day 2019Christian-21

Yom Hashoah by Year